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  • A Guide to Bioethics

    By Emmanuel A. Kornyo

    Solving intractable biotechnological questions of evolution, medicine, and genetics is now easier due to methods permitting the rapid analysis of molecular sequence data. These advances have exposed ethical and policy concerns. How would genomic information be used and by whom? Should individuals…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    CRC Press
    Pocket Guides to Biomedical Sciences

  • Gene Editing, Law, and the Environment

    Life Beyond the Human

    Edited by Irus Braverman

    Technologies like CRISPR and gene drives are ushering in a new era of genetic engineering, wherein the technical means to modify DNA are cheaper, faster, more accurate, more widely accessible, and with more far-reaching effects than ever before. These cutting-edge technologies raise legal, ethical,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24 
    Law, Science and Society

  • Telomeres, Diet and Human Disease

    Advances and Therapeutic Opportunities

    Edited by Amelia Marti, Guillermo Zalba

    The maintenance of telomeres—repetitive sequences at the end of chromosome—is essential to health. Dysfunction in telomere maintenance pathways plays a role in aging, cancer, atherosclerosis and other diseases. This has led to telomere maintenance as a prime target for patient therapies. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-07-15 
    CRC Press

  • Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Potato

    Edited by James M. Bradeen, Chittaranjan Kole

    In this volume, world leaders in potato research review historical and contemporary discoveries resulting in a range of advances. Topics include nutritional quality, yield, disease and insect resistance, processing, plant growth and development, and other aspects. The book also examines research…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Crop Plants

  • Principles and Practices of Plant Genomics, Volume 3

    Advanced Genomics

    Edited by Chittaranjan Kole, Albert G. Abbott

    This book presents the basic and applied aspects of sequencing of genes and genomes and their implication in the fine-scale elucidation of the plant genomes. The third volume presents an overview on the advances of plant genomics made in the past century; deliberations on the genomics…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • RNAi Technology

    Edited by R. K. Gaur, Yedidya Gafni, P. Sharma, V. K. Gupta

    RNAi technology is used for large-scale screens that systematically shut down each gene in the cell, which can help identify the components necessary for a particular cellular process or an event such as cell division. Exploitation of the pathway is also a promising tool in biotechnology and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Nucleic Acid Purification

    Edited by Dongyou Liu

    An Indispensable Roadmap for Nucleic Acid Preparation Although Friedrich Miescher described the first isolation of nucleic acid in 1869, it was not until 1953 that James Watson and Francis Crick successfully deciphered the structural basis of DNA duplex. Needless to say, in the years since,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Regulation of Gene Expression by Small RNAs

    Edited by Rajesh K. Gaur, John J. Rossi

    New Findings Revolutionize Concepts of Gene Function Endogenous small RNAs have been found in various organisms, including humans, mice, flies, worms, fungi, and bacteria. Furthermore, it’s been shown that microRNAs acting as cellular rheostats have the ability to modulate gene expression. In…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Meta-analysis and Combining Information in Genetics and Genomics

    By Rudy Guerra, Darlene R. Goldstein

    Novel Techniques for Analyzing and Combining Data from Modern Biological StudiesBroadens the Traditional Definition of Meta-Analysis With the diversity of data and meta-data now available, there is increased interest in analyzing multiple studies beyond statistical approaches of formal…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • Oil Palm Breeding

    Genetics and Genomics

    Edited by Aik Chin Soh, Sean Mayes, Jeremy A. Roberts

    The Oil Palm by Corley and Tinker has and continues to be the go-to reference for oil palm breeding. Oil Palm Breeding: Genetics and Genomics complements the first one by taking a focused and expansive look at current and future practices in oil palm breeding and incorporating new molecular…

    Hardback – 2017-06-29 
    CRC Press

  • Protecting Traditional Knowledge

    The WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore

    Edited by Daniel F. Robinson, Ahmed Abdel-Latif, Pedro Roffe

    This is the first comprehensive review of the Intergovernmental Committee (IGC) of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) established in 2000. It provides an in-depth consideration of the key thematic areas within WIPO discussions – genetic resources (GRs), traditional knowledge (TK)…

    Hardback – 2017-06-20 
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Genomes 4

    4th Edition

    By T. A. Brown

    Genomes 4 has been completely revised and updated. It is a thoroughly modern textbook about genomes and how they are investigated. As with Genomes 3, techniques come first, then genome anatomies, followed by genome function, and finally genome evolution.  The…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Garland Science

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